Here is a link to a group that is opposing this project:
Potential paddlers for the Rupert may want to keep an eye on the â€˜join an expeditionâ€™ page on that site. They organize both guided and non-guided expeditions; Iâ€™m not sure how all that works. YES, there is a link there to enable you to sign a petition.
Yah the Broadback is going to be a good chunk bigger than the Pontax. Here is a trip report from a canoeistâ€™s perspective:
http://www.geocities.com/l_kovac/broadback.htm (as that is a geocities site it may not load after too many visits ??)
I certainly have an interest in paddling/visiting up that way as well, but there is a good chance that it will have to wait until 2007. Still Iâ€™d be interested in hearing about any trips being put together for this year. Perhaps in Aug. 06â€™. Just as long as it is blueberry season I should be happy:
Some other larger images from the geocities page are here: